Pyrocephalus

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Noun1.Pyrocephalus - a genus of TyrannidaePyrocephalus - a genus of Tyrannidae    
bird genus - a genus of birds
superfamily Tyrannidae, Tyrannidae - New World tyrant flycatchers most numerous in Central America and South America but also in the United States and Canada
Pyrocephalus rubinus mexicanus, vermillion flycatcher, firebird - tropical American flycatcher found as far north as southern Texas and Arizona; adult male has bright scarlet and black plumage
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My favorite nonlocal story of 2017 comes from Maine, where in April a male vermilion flycatcher was detected by a webcam pointed on an osprey nest.
And further proof that birds were everywhere: I turned on the radio, expecting only static, and was surprised to tune in to Marfa Public Radio to hear a nature program about none other than the vermilion flycatcher.
But there have been other beauties, such as a vermilion flycatcher, an Andean condor and a burrowing owl.